Double Weave: Bourne and Allen’s Modernist Textiles

Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Marking ten years since its major redevelopment, this exhibition is all about the museum’s co-founder Hilary Bourne alongside Barbara Allen, her partner in life and creative practice.  The pair ran an internationally successful textile studio and were two of the most significant textile designers of the modernist period, yet they remain largely unknown – until now. This show speaks to the invisibility […]

Bloomin’ Brilliant: The Life and Work of Raymond Briggs

Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Over 60 original artworks by the late (and much lamented) artist/author (from titles such as The Snowman, Fungus the Bogeyman and The Iron Lady and the Tinpot Duke) as well as personal artefacts from his home, a mile down the road in Westmeston.